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English Biologist, He was an advocate of Darwin's natural selection theory and named the phylum Coelenterata (Jellyfish). 1825-1895
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules of the game are what we call the laws of Nature. The player on the other side is hidden from us.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Science is simply common sense at its best - that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“It sounds paradoxical to say the attainment of scientific truth has been effected, to a great extent, by the help of scientific errors”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“If individuality has no play, society does not advance; if individuality breaks out of all bounds, society perishes”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The great tragedy of Science: the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Time, whose tooth gnaws away everything else, is powerless against truth”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“No mistake is so commonly made by clever people as that of assuming a cause to be bad because the arguments of its supporters are, to a great extent, nonsensical”

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